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Waterford Celebration of Year of Consecrated Life

By Ann Marie Foley - Catholic Ireland on 05-Jun-15 21:32.

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(Ann Marie Foley- CI) Former East End gangster John Pridmore and the new Bishop of Waterford & Lismore will speak at the Little Sisters of the Poor's special vocations day later this month.

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Monks record sacred music that is 'part of air we breathe,' says one

By Abbey Jaroma - Catholic News Service on 02-Jun-15 22:51.

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(Abbey Jaroma - CNS) -Once again the hills are filled with the sound of music, only this time the music soars from Benedictine monks rather than the Von Trapp Family

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Sweating for St. John of God

By Catholic Star Herald on 01-Jun-15 21:18.

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(Catholic Star Herald) - On May 17, Baltimore Ravens quarterback, and Audubon native, Joe Flacco visited Evolution Fitness in Cherry Hill, helping children get fit, and raising money for St. John of God Community Services in Westville Grove.

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'Little' friars credit vocation boom to Pope's name

By Elise Harris, - Catholic News Agency on 29-May-15 20:44.

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(Elise Harris - CNA) - Gathered in Rome for their general chapter meeting, members of the Order of Friars Minor – better known as Franciscans – said that while vocations in general have been down in recent years, numbers have begun to rise again after Pope Francis’ election.

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Missionaries on Frontline of Ireland's Aid Programme

By Independent Catholic News on 29-May-15 20:15.

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(ICN) - The President of Ireland, Michael D Higgins paid tribute to the thousands of Irish missionaries transforming lives, and communities around the world at the Misean Cara AGM in the Milltown Institute in Dublin yesterday.

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25th Annual Research & Evaluation Study Day

By Circle of Hospitality on 27-May-15 23:19.

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The aim of the Research Day is to showcase current research in the areas of Intellectual Disability, Child & Adolescent Mental Health, and Adult Mental Health.

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The world needs men and women filled with the Holy Spirit

By Independent Catholic News on 25-May-15 08:30.

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The world needs men and women who are filled with the Holy Spirit, Pope Francis said during his homily on Pentecost Sunday at Mass in St Peter's Basilica.

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Church Gathers to Honour Archbishop Romero

By Susan Gately - Catholic Ireland on 23-May-15 17:17.

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(Susan Gately - CI) - Archbishop Oscar Romero will be beatified today in San Salvador. Archbishop Oscar Romero will be beatified today in San Salvador.

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ncrease in women religious attracts attention

By NRVC on 21-May-15 16:20.

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(NRVC) -When the Office for Vocations in England and Wales recently released figures showing that the number of women entering religious life has tripled since 2009 (from 15 to 45 in England and Wales), the British media paid close attention.

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Want more religious vocations? Improve your family life, nun says

By Ann Schneible - CNA on 21-May-15 16:05.

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(Ann Schneible - CNA) - As the Church brings the needs of the family to the forefront with the upcoming Synod this fall, one Dominican sister says it is no surprise that Pope Francis should also dedicate this year to the consecrated life.

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Church Needs Women's Voices, Input, Experiences, Pope tells Religious

By Cindy Wooden - Catholic News Service on 19-May-15 16:56.

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(Cindy Wooden - CNS) - "Women should be promoted," he said Saturday during an audience with an international group of men and women religious working in the diocese of Rome. But assigning a certain number of women to leadership positions is "simply functionalism," he said.

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Prior General's Visitation

By Circle of Hospitality on 14-Jan-15 23:04.

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This year, General Councillor Brother Rudolf Knopp, who has particular responsibility for the European region, is conducting most of the visits beginning in Great Britain on 10th May and arriving in Ireland on 18th May. He will be joined in Ireland by Prior General Brother Jesus Etayo (pictured) from 1st - 7th June

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Pope Francis Reminds Christians to Have a Festive Faith

By Catholic News Agency on 16-May-15 22:03.

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(CNA) - Speaking to vowed religious, Pope Francis said Christianity must be festive. He praised the special nourishing power of a nun’s smile.

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Vocation Promotion in Kenya

By OH - FBF on 13-May-15 18:17.

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A five lesson theology series is being made available free of charge on the internet. .Lent o n Line or LOL for short, is provided by NOSTRA, the Department of Theology and Religious Studies (TRS), Mary Immaculate College (MIC), Limerick using the resources of the staff in the theology faculty.

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Catholic church warms to liberation theology as founder heads to Vatican

By Stephanie Kirchgaessner Jonathan Watts - The Guardian on 12-May-15 21:33.

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(The Guardian) - But when the 86-year-old Peruvian arrives in Rome this week as a key speaker at a Vatican event, he will be welcomed as a guest, in a striking show of how Pope Francis – the first Latin American pontiff – has brought tenets of this sometimes controversial movement to the fore of the church,

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